GRE Word List

STAMP

step on heavily (so as to crush or extinguish); put an end to; imprint or impress with a mark, design, or seal; shape with a die; characterize; Ex. machine stamping out car bodies; Ex. newspaper stamping him as a liar; N. stamping; implement used to stamp; impression stamped; mark; Ex. Her remarks bear the stamp of truth.

The meaning of the word stamp is step on heavily (so as to crush or extinguish); put an end to; imprint or impress with a mark, design, or seal; shape with a die; characterize; Ex. machine stamping out car bodies; Ex. newspaper stamping him as a liar; N. stamping; implement used to stamp; impression stamped; mark; Ex. Her remarks bear the stamp of truth..

Random words

WordMeaning
blusterblow in heavy gusts; threaten emptily; bully; speak in a noisy or bullying manner; CF. breeze, gust, gale
bulwarkstrong wall built for defense; earthwork or other strong defense; person who defends
septicof or causing sepsis; putrid; producing putrefaction; N. sepsis: poisoning of part of the body (producing pus)
inevitableunavoidable
capacitymental or physical ability; role; position or duty; ability to accommodate; Ex. in my capacity as president
humorindulge; comply with the wishes of; N. quality that makes something amusing; state of mind; mood; Ex. in a bad humor; Ex. out of humor
unsavorydistasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation
truncatecut the top off; shorten
pervasivespread throughout; V. pervade: (of smells, ideas, feelings) spread throughout; charge; permeate
overthrowtopple; N.